STARTUP GRIND | Paul Martino is the General Partner at Bullpen Capital. Paul founded Bullpen in 2010 and has led several of its key investments including FanDuel, Namely, Ipsy, SpotHero, Classy, and Airmap.
VENTUREBEAT | The post-seed gap is a top cause of startup death, and the crunch is more acute than ever. Between 2007 and 2015, the seed-to-Series-A graduation rate dropped from over 35 percent to 7.4 percent. Meanwhile, as fund sizes have ballooned, the average amount of capital raised in the seed and A rounds has more than doubled.
TECHCRUNCH | GoodTime, the algorithmically enhanced interview process management platform, has raised $5 million in a new round of funding led by Bullpen Capital.
INC. | When you start trying to raise capital it can feel as if you are heading onto a bloody battlefield against capital providers. To boost your odds of success you should look through their eyes.
THE WALL STREET JOURNAL | The firm aims to help post-seed companies make the leap to ‘supersized’ Series A stage
VENTUREBEAT | Post-seed funding specialist Bullpen Capital has closed its “oversubscribed” fourth fund at $140 million and announced a new fund specifically for later-round investments.